The table below looks at the statistics for PostGIS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PostGIS over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostGIS
Rank 917 958 964
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +6
Permanent jobs citing PostGIS 15 20 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.018% 0.021%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.039% 0.047% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 24
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £66,250 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
38099 42319 46873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.85% 38.09% 39.42%
Number of salaries quoted 33097 36189 40123
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

PostGIS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing PostGIS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

PostGIS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PostGIS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PostGIS within the UK.

PostGIS Salary Trend in the UK

PostGIS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PostGIS over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 within the UK.

PostGIS Salary Histogram in the UK

PostGIS
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PostGIS within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +44 13 £42,500 -5.55% 2
South East +40 8 £42,500 -26.08% 1
London +16 3 £47,500 -20.83%
Surrey - 3 £37,500 - 1
Oxfordshire - 3 £42,500 -
Scotland +9 2 £50,000 +36.98%
Berkshire - 2 £35,000 -
Wallingford - 2 £42,500 -
Reading - 2 £35,000 -
Oxford - 2 £42,500 -
Edinburgh - 2 £50,000 -
Abingdon - 2 £42,500 -
East of England - 1 £35,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 £35,000 -
Leeds - 1 £50,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £35,000 -
Guildford - 1 £35,000 - 1

PostGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT jobs citing PostGIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for PostGIS.

1 29 (80.56%) GIS
2 24 (66.67%) Python
3 21 (58.33%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (44.44%) Linux
5 16 (44.44%) HTML
5 16 (44.44%) JavaScript
6 15 (41.67%) Java
7 14 (38.89%) Oracle
8 13 (36.11%) GeoServer
9 11 (30.56%) SQL
10 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
11 9 (25.00%) Software Engineering
11 9 (25.00%) QA
11 9 (25.00%) GeoWebCache
11 9 (25.00%) Open Source
12 8 (22.22%) Big Data
12 8 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
12 8 (22.22%) Computer Science
12 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
12 8 (22.22%) TOGAF
12 8 (22.22%) Oracle Spatial
12 8 (22.22%) CSS
12 8 (22.22%) C++
12 8 (22.22%) Shell Script
12 8 (22.22%) Scrum
13 7 (19.44%) Mapinfo
13 7 (19.44%) Django
13 7 (19.44%) Git (software)
13 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills

PostGIS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (36.11%) GeoServer
2 8 (22.22%) Oracle Spatial
3 6 (16.67%) Apache
3 6 (16.67%) Apache Spark
4 4 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (8.33%) nginx
6 1 (2.78%) Apache Solr
6 1 (2.78%) ArcGIS
6 1 (2.78%) Jetty
6 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) GitHub
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.78%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (2.78%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (80.56%) GIS
2 21 (58.33%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
4 8 (22.22%) Big Data
5 7 (19.44%) QGIS
6 4 (11.11%) Redis
7 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
8 1 (2.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (2.78%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
8 1 (2.78%) MariaDB
8 1 (2.78%) MySQL
8 1 (2.78%) OpenTSDB
8 1 (2.78%) Parquet
8 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Git (software)
1 7 (19.44%) Jenkins
2 5 (13.89%) Subversion
3 4 (11.11%) Hudson
3 4 (11.11%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.56%) JIRA
4 2 (5.56%) Travis CI
4 2 (5.56%) Vagrant
5 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.78%) IntelliJ
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
1 5 (13.89%) Games
2 4 (11.11%) Retail
3 3 (8.33%) German Language
3 3 (8.33%) Mandarin Language
3 3 (8.33%) Spanish Language
3 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.78%) Law
Job Titles
1 24 (66.67%) Developer
2 11 (30.56%) GIS Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Python Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Software Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Big Data Developer
5 4 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 4 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Java Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Machine Learning Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Data Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Network Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) SQL Data Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Python Software Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (44.44%) HTML
2 8 (22.22%) CSS
3 7 (19.44%) Django
4 5 (13.89%) .NET
4 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
5 4 (11.11%) ODBC
5 4 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (11.11%) XSLT
6 3 (8.33%) JSON
6 3 (8.33%) REST
6 3 (8.33%) XML
7 2 (5.56%) Google Maps API
7 2 (5.56%) HTML5
7 2 (5.56%) Jinja
7 2 (5.56%) jQuery
7 2 (5.56%) Kafka
7 2 (5.56%) LESS
7 2 (5.56%) RESTful
7 2 (5.56%) SOAP
7 2 (5.56%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (13.89%) Social Network
4 4 (11.11%) Algorithms
4 4 (11.11%) Artificial Intelligence
4 4 (11.11%) Physics
5 3 (8.33%) Economics
5 3 (8.33%) Mathematics
5 3 (8.33%) Statistics
6 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.78%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 16 (44.44%) Linux
2 5 (13.89%) Apple iOS
2 5 (13.89%) Windows
3 3 (8.33%) Android
4 2 (5.56%) CentOS
4 2 (5.56%) Fedora
4 2 (5.56%) Unix
5 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.00%) Open Source
2 9 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
3 8 (22.22%) Scrum
3 8 (22.22%) TOGAF
4 6 (16.67%) Machine Learning
4 6 (16.67%) Web Development
5 5 (13.89%) OO
6 4 (11.11%) Data Management
6 4 (11.11%) Game Development
6 4 (11.11%) ITIL
6 4 (11.11%) OOP
6 4 (11.11%) Service Management
7 3 (8.33%) Business Development
7 3 (8.33%) Information Management
7 3 (8.33%) Operations Research
8 2 (5.56%) DevOps
8 2 (5.56%) iOS Development
9 1 (2.78%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 24 (66.67%) Python
2 16 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 15 (41.67%) Java
4 11 (30.56%) SQL
5 8 (22.22%) C++
5 8 (22.22%) Shell Script
6 5 (13.89%) Bash Shell
6 5 (13.89%) C#
7 4 (11.11%) C
7 4 (11.11%) Perl
8 3 (8.33%) VBA
9 1 (2.78%) PHP
9 1 (2.78%) Ruby
9 1 (2.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.11%) PhD
3 3 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 9 (25.00%) GeoWebCache
2 2 (5.56%) Varnish
3 1 (2.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (2.78%) Docker
3 1 (2.78%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Ansible
2 2 (5.56%) HAProxy
2 2 (5.56%) Packer
3 1 (2.78%) Kibana
3 1 (2.78%) logstash
3 1 (2.78%) Mesos
Vendors
1 14 (38.89%) Oracle
2 7 (19.44%) Mapinfo
3 5 (13.89%) ESRI
4 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 4 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.56%) Google
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